North Prairie Lake
SW edge of Cedar Falls
Amenities at North Prairie Lake include:
- Picnic Area
- Good/Excellent Shorefishing
|The Iowa Dept. Natural Resources will be stocking 1800 trout into North Prairie Lake this coming Saturday, April 12th. Interior river fishing for walleye and northern pike is beginning to heat up as they near spawning activity. Concentrate efforts near backwater areas and lowhead dams for northern pike and walleye. For further information call the N.E. District Office @ 563-927-3276.|
|The Iowa Dept. Natural Resources will be stocking 1800 trout into North Prairie Lake this coming Saturday, April 12th. This event is being sponsored by the Cedar Valley Walleye Club and will be held from 10:00 am till 2:00 pm. Families and children are most encouraged to attend for this wonderful event.|
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Iowa-Caught Fish Are Safe to Eat, In Almost All Cases
The vast majority of Iowa’s streams, rivers and lakes offer safe and high-quality fish that pose little or no threat to human health if consumed. Some limitations may apply for young children and pregnant women. Here’s a Fish Consumption Fact Sheet from the Iowa DNR and the Iowa Dept. of Public Health for more information. Here is a list of current fish consumption advisories for Iowa lakes and rivers.